John King (VictoryXR)

John King is the Director of Higher Education at VictoryXR, a company whose mission is to bring higher education to the Metaverse. Born in Rome, Georgia, King’s hometown may not be as glamorous as its European counterpart, but the Peach State’s rendition can still be described as the quintessential southern city. “Rome has a vibrant... Continue Reading →

Jarrod Howard (What’s it like to live in China?)

Jarrod Howard is a kindergarten teacher in Austin, Texas. A long-time resident of The Lone Star State, Howard grew up in Beeville, a quaint town near the Mexican border that boasts a population of just under 13,000 people.   “There is nothing there,” Howard says of his hometown. “We got a Chili’s back in 2006,... Continue Reading →

Brian Wilkins (What’s it like to be a CPA?)

Brian Wilkins has been a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) in the Twin Cities for the past nine years. A Woodbury, Minnesota native, Wilkins has always possessed an affinity for numbers and mathematical equations. “As early as I can remember, I wanted to be an accountant,” Wilkins recalls, and as a teenager, Wilkins’ predilection for computation... Continue Reading →

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